Desserts

Spiced Apple & Golden Sultana Strudel

Spiced Apple & Golden Sultana Strudel

Servings 6-8Ready In: 1hr 10mins  Good For: Morning tea, brunch, lunch, snack, dessert,¬†Ingredients 190g strong flour 80ml warm water 30ml vegetable oil 1/4 tsp salt 1tsp lemon juice 6 green apples- peeled 130g golden raisins 40g caster 1 lemon- zest only 50g...

My Favourite Lemon Curd Recipe ūüćč

My Favourite Lemon Curd Recipe ūüćč

Makes 3 litresReady In: 20minsGood For: Fillings, spreads, pastries, pies etcIngredients 10 eggs- beaten thoroughly or whisked  410ml fresh lemon juice 5 tsp lemon zest 220g caster sugar 1 tsp salt 400g butter- room temperature Step by Step Instructions Step 1 Having...

Best Cheesecake Recipe ‘EVER’

Best Cheesecake Recipe ‘EVER’

Servings 12Ready In: 40mins to make, 2hrs to setGood For: Morning tea, dessert, high tea or gift for someone specialIngredients 260g malt biscuits (crushed) 130g butter- melted and cooled slightly 35g caster sugar 1/2 lemon- zest only 700g cream cheese (remove from...

Pavlova with Mixed Berries and Sweetened Cream (GF)

Pavlova with Mixed Berries and Sweetened Cream (GF)

Makes 12-14 Ready In:  1hr 45minsGood For: Dinner party, dessert, pot luck meal etcIngredients 200ml egg white (4 eggs) 400g caster sugar 2 dsp cornflour 1dsp white vinegar large pinch salt  1 x recipe berry compote (see recipe section/cakes and mini-baked delights)...

Baked Alaska

Baked Alaska

Servings 4Ready In: 25minsGood For: DessertIngredients 4 balls of ice cream- choice of flavour or flavours 20cm x 10cm piece of sponge (or approximately)- chocolate or vanilla 100g egg white (or 2 egg whites approx) 200g caster sugar 50ml water pinch cream of tartar...

Tropical Fruit Trifle

Tropical Fruit Trifle

Servings 6Ready In: 60mins           Good For: Dessert, bring a plateIngredients 1 piece vanilla sponge (approx 20 x 20cm) 500g frozen tropical fruit- defrosted 1 lemon 1 1/2 pkts raspberry jelly crystals (85g pkts) 300ml boiling water 400ml cold water 35g custard...

Strawberry Fluid Gel

Strawberry Fluid Gel

Makes  2 cups (500ml)Ready In: 10 minsGood For: Sweets sauce, desserts & cakes Ingredients 400g frozen or fresh strawberries 220g caster sugar 1 lemon-juice only 1/4 tsp vanilla essence 6g agar-agar Step by Step InstructionsStep 1 Fluid gels are frequently used by...

Berry Compote

Berry Compote

Makes 250mlReady In: 5minsGood For: Sauce, filling, flavouring and much moreIngredients 200g frozen berries-any variety 120g sugar 40ml water 3tsp lemon juice few drops vanilla 1tsp cornflour 3tsp water to mix Step by Step Instructions Step 1 Heat berries and water...

Berry Meringue Roulade with Lemon Curd and Berry Compote

Berry Meringue Roulade with Lemon Curd and Berry Compote

Servings 8Ready In: 1 hourGood For: DessertIngredients 160g egg white 320g caster sugar- meringue pinch salt 1 tsp cornflour 1 tsp white vinegar 60g cashew nuts cooked with 1 tsp olive oil till golden brown- chopped 250ml double cream 60g sugar-soured cream 50g sour...

Tiramisu with Crystallised Sponge and Chocolate Crumble

Tiramisu with Crystallised Sponge and Chocolate Crumble

Servings 8Ready In: 75minsGood For: Dessert, Dinner Party, Pot-LuckIngredients 5 egg yolks 110g caster sugar + 100ml water= cooked to thin syrup for coffee mixture (boil 5mins) 3tsp instant coffee + 80ml very hot water 180g granulated sugar 80ml water 250g mascarpone...